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Table 3 Effect of cultivars on photosynthetic pigments, IAA, and phenolic contents of flax plants grown under sandy soil conditions (data are means of two successive seasons)

From: Comparative studies on the role of benzoic, t-cinnamic, and salicylic acids on growth, some biochemical aspects, and yield of three flax cultivars grown under sandy soil conditions

Cultivars Chlorophyll a (mg/g FW) Chlorophyll b (mg/g FW) Carotenoids
(mg/g FW)
Total pigments
(mg/g FW)
IAA
(μg/g FW)
Phenolic content (mg/100 g FW)
Blanka 1.665 0.614 0.533 2.812 47.37 100.43
Line-4 1.494 0.567 0.485 2.546 32.43 68.74
Giza-8 1.366 0.563 0.416 2.345 47.01 100.03
LSD 0.05 0.135 0.023 0.041 0.120 0.67 1.42